• Life,  Self-Love

    Simple Joys

    I have been/am/will probably always be STRESSED. Things like planning a wedding, juggling school and work, bundling up and surviving the Chicago winter, and paying my bills–all have piled UP and probably taken a solid two years off of my…

  • Life,  Plus Size Fashion,  Self-Love

    2019!

    Happy New Year, Crickets! 2019 has started off with a spark and I’m excited by that fresh New Year smell in the air. Every year I try to write a post about the things I do to prepare for the…

  • Self-Love

    Makeup is Self-love

    I have slowly, begrudgingly, and painfully come to accept that mornings are the best time of day. I am by no means a morning person, however, I find that my days are 100% better when I wake up early, make…

  • Self-Love

    Wash Your Face & Love Yourself

    A few weeks ago, Root reached out to me about a possible collaboration project. I did a lil’ research and was stoked that they wanted to work with me! Root is a women owned and operated beauty company that prides…

  • Plus Size Fashion,  Self-Love

    Wish You Were Here

    Hello Crickets! Are y’all soaking up every little bit of sunshine this summer? Hope you’ve had lots of popsicles and watermelon and summertime naps in hammocks. I am by nature, an Autumnal oriented person. I bloom in Autumn. I love…